If you’ve been diagnosed with a herniated disc, keep in mind that MRI results are just that: results. They are not a prognosis. A study published in the US National Library of Medicine showed that there is often little difference in the level of relief people achieve through surgery versus alternative treatments such as chiropractic care.
Before you decide how to proceed with treating your herniated disc, please come into our office for an examination. In order to make a more informed decision about your care, you should be aware of all the treatment options available to you. We can help you understand more about what having a herniated disk means for you, and work with you to develop a customized treatment plan.